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FIELD NOTES PART I: Saving African penguins in South Africa

Animal Care Supervisor of Birds and the Artificial Nest Development Project Coordinator for the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA), Kevin Graham, guest blogs on ZooHoo!

Meet our newest veterinarian: Dr. Laura Kleinschmidt

Our veterinarians are proof that not all heroes wear capes. They go above and beyond to provide the highest level of care to our 2000+ animal every single day.

3 strange and unusual animal mating rituals you need to know about

Dating and relationships can be complicated, confusing and downright weird. But if you think your significant other is behaving strangely, just wait until you hear about how things go down in the animal kingdom.

Dallas Zoo helps lead international emergency rescue to save 1,800 flamingo chicks in South Africa

The most urgent, wide-scale rescue of wild lesser flamingo chicks in South Africa is underway after 1,800 chicks were found abandoned at their nesting grounds.

A day in the life of a zookeeper in North Savanna

It’s 7 a.m. on a chilly January morning. Lisa Fitzgerald and her team are huddled around a table for their daily status meeting. There were no stops for coffee on their way into work this morning. No hitting the snooze button. No late starts.

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$8.00 - Penguin Days
(Jan. & Feb.)
FREE Children (age 2 and under)
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$10 per vehicle
FREE Dallas Zoo Members
*All prices subject to change
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